Dr. Behnam Khaleghi focuses on conservative, non-surgical treatment of osteoarthritis and regional musculoskeletal conditions such as bursitis and tendonitis. Treatment includes the use of medications, joint injections, and physical therapy. Dr. Behnam Khaleghi at Pacific Rheumatology also treats auto-immune forms of arthritis including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis. These conditions can be crippling and typically require the use of immune system modifying medications.
Dr. Behnam Khaleghi specializes in bone health including the early diagnosis and prevention of Osteoporosis. He also specializes in the treatment of auto-immune conditions known as connective tissue diseases, including Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Sjogren’s Syndrome, and vasculitis. Other conditions we treat include gout, as well as neck and back pain. Dr. Khaleghi treats over 100 different conditions, including:
Patients with all types of arthritis
Ranging from common forms of bursitis
Complex inflammatory syndromes
They also evaluate and treat connective tissue diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma, inflammatory muscle diseases, Raynaud’s syndrome, vasculitis, and osteoporosis.